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captioning funded by cbs good morning. it is wednesday, december 7th, 2016. welcome to "cbs this morning." an arctic blast slammed part of the country's mid section with snow and dangerous cold. millions of americans face a big freeze as it sweeps east and south. breaking news. a powerful earthquake rocks indonesia killing dozens. we are going to reach survivors in trapped buildings. >> 75 years after the pearl harbor attack we are in hawaii where survivors are sharing their stories of survival. we begin this morning with a look at today's "eye opener." your world in 90 seconds. >> just look at the cold air
that is waiting to take over the high today in cheyenne, 7. it could always be worse. >> winter weather sweeps across the u.s. >> i'm taking out my fuzzy socks because of the blasting frigid air is making its way across the u.s. >> it grabs this cold air and slings it down into the united states. >> there is no determination of origin or cause. >> investigators still searching for answers in the horrific fire in oakland. >> it's just horror and tragedy! >> are you better than me? >> white supremacist speaks at a texas university. >> spencer is the godfather of the alt-right. the president made his last major national security speech. >> we are a nation, at its best, defined by hope and not fear and that makes us any stronger than any act of terror. >> donald trump on the so-called thank you tour and brought his pick for secretary of defense. >> mad dog plays no games, right? >> a stronger earthquake rocked indonesia and damage is
widespread and death toll surely to rise. >> frantic rescue efforts are under way. >> police car chase in california. >> boom that is a that is a dangerous situation >> all that. >> air force none. the president-elect says cancel the order for a new presidential pla plane. >> the plane wouldn't be done in 2022. why do you have to spoil the plans. >> donald trump is going to be 74. i'm going to be 77. i'm in better shape, i mean >> and all that matters. >> on "cbs this morning." >> in order nordstrom is selling a rock in a ledger pouch for 85 bucks. >> if i sell ledger pouch for $85, it better look like this! you hear, that santa? >> if i se
$85, it better look like this! you hear, that santa? welcome to "cbs this morning." the first arctic blast of the season is sweeping across much of the country. parts of the upper midwest are under a blizzard warning. heavy snowfall overnight maid driving dangerous in colorado. of the snow on the ground. temperatures are plunging across the grate plains and even in parts of the south, frigid conditions will settle over much of the country through the week as cold air moves from west-to-east. omar villafranca is in bismarck, north dakota, where government forecasters are warning about drowse windchill. >> reporter: good morning. people in bismarck are waking up to single digits and what you see here is snow drifts. there is more snow in the forecast but even worse, there is more wind on the way. wind gusts up to 60 miles an hour make it nearly unbearable
and with temperatures actually still dropping, people here are bracing for the worse. blinding snow blanketed boulder, colorado, overnight, clogging roads and causing crashes and forcing emergency crews to help out. north dakota is no stranger to harsh winter weather. although it's technical still fall. nearly all of i-94 stretching across the state is closed, leaving the normally busy highway early silent. in minot, the international airport grounded all flights tuesday. whiteout conditions in nearby grand forks made driving nearly impossible. this stop sign marked the only spot of color in the sea of white. in the east, in douglas county, minnesota, heavy winds whipped snow across the roads. bismarck, the capital of north dakota was buried in nearly a foot of powder. people braved single digit tr
temperatures to try and clear their doorways and conditions made walking a tedious task and driving even harder. how is the visibility? >> visibility in certain areas down to zero. in this area because we have structures and trees it's not so bad but when you get out in the open it's really roofed. >> reporter: reduced. >> reporter: you couldn't see the car in front you? >> there are times like that, yes. >> reporter: we have seven-foot snow drifts in this part of north dakota and seen a lot of snowplow truckdrivers and they are staying busy. so far, there are more than 450 miles of interstate still shut down because of this weather. >> be careful there, omar. we saw you almost take a little spill. >> stay warm, too! >> yes. charlie says stay warm. thank you. >> will do. chief forecaster lonnie quinn of wcbs is tracking this
winter blast. >> it's nice when the weatherman is inside and omar is out there. it's tough to stay warm in a situation like this. let me show you what the situation is all about. a triangular swath of pink on this map. that is the cold air and show you how it's progressing across the country. this is really our first, you know, cold outbreak of the season. it's got an arctic element to it. it will move and march across the country. later today, it's into the midwest. by the time you get to your day on thursday, it will make its way into the ohio valley, from the ohio valley, it then moves into the northeast. that looks like friday. it may be a little slow maybe late friday going into saturday but move across a good portion of the country. take a look at the current temperature readings. it's 14 below zero in bismarck and 9 below in cheyenne and 7 below in sioux falls and warm up in the sunshine, at 7. that is the high in bismarck today. what about the idea of snow to go along with the cold air?
snow as it pushes off to the east but i think the bigger story in terms of where the big snowfall totals will be the western half of the country. keep an eye on the purple color and wasatch and pacific northwest and cascades. could see half a foot of snow to two feet of snow. that is a quick look at this. the cold air is going nowhere for a good portion of the country the way i see it. >> thanks, lonnie. at least 97 people are dead after a powerful earthquake in northern indonesia overnight. the quake destroyed hundreds of buildings and an area sgested devastated by another area 12 years ago. adriana diaz is in beijing. >> reporter: the earthquake rocked sumatra on the island and
sparking a frantic rescue effort. crews dug through the destruction using hands and heavy equipment in search of survivors. out of the rubble, they removed bodies covered in blankets. the sdicket when the earthquake struck after 5:00 a.m. local many were preparing for morning prayers and in moments, at least a dozen mosques were flattened. hundreds are injured. overcrowding local hospitals and more are feared trapped. these are people still traumatized by the earthquake and tsunami from 2004 that struck this region, killing more than 100,000 people in one province alone. no tsunami warning was issued in today's quake but there have been aftershocks. and thousands more rescuers were deployed to the area to help. norah? >> adriana diaz, thank you. a federal official says a faulty appliance may have sparked the deadly oakland, california, warehouse fire. all 36 victims have now been
identified. investigators released the names last night of nine more people who died. the victims range from 17 to 35 years old. fire chief says the search of the fire-gutted building is nearly complete. david begnaud is in oakland with how years of complaints about the building apparently went unanswered. david, good morning. >> good morning. >> reporter: we will get our next update the next two hours. the mayor of oakland libby schaaf said i don't want to talk about what went wrong but find the victims. the mayor pivoted last night and answered questions about possible failures in the warehouse here in oakland. her office all night have been releasing public documents online, in fact. fire officials have now begun tearing down the unstable walls of the so-called ghost ship warehouse as their search for victims ends and they try to uncover how the fire began. >> there is no determination of origin or cause in regards to
this fire. >> reporter: according to the bureau of alcohol, tobacco, firearms and explosives, no indication the fire was deliberately set but they are looking whether a refrigerator or another faulty appliance may have caused the fire. >> they are looking at all potential source of ignition, any kind of electrical appliance or lamps or electrical cords. >> reporter: oakland's mayor says there were complaints about the building and compromising transparency even release of city documents. one says a inspector came two weeks before the fire but couldn't get inside. video obtained by cbs news officers inside the structure purportedly more than two months ago. do you believe there was a systemic failure across the board? >> i'm not prepared to draw conclusions from the history but i will remind you that the responsibilities and duties of different city employees vary.
police officers are not trained in zoning laws. >> we need to make sure that justice is served. >> reporter: the alameda district attorney's office has launched an investigation. you walked through the building. what was your initial assessment? >> it was horrifying and heartbreaking. you just felt the sense of loss of life. >> reporter: recovery workers told sergeant j.d. nelson it was heart breaking for them as well. >> there was a man and a woman and they were in the prone position, and the man was in such a way that it looked like he was shielding her from harm's way. >> reporter: this morning, the mayor is preparing to update the media at around 6:00 a.m. local time. when you talk to people in the area, gayle, the first thing they tell you we are angry, angry people had to live inside of a warehouse like this. this was permitted for commercial use and nobody should have been living there but people who live there said the prices are too speveexpensive a forcing people to live illegally
like the building behind me. president-elect donald trump is getting ready to make two more significant appointments. cbs news confirms this morning that iowa governor terry branstad will be named the next ambassador to china and kelly is the homeland security secretary. major garrett joins us with the latest. >> reporter: general kelly and mr. trump have met several times. the formal request and acceptance occurred while he was traveling in europe we are told by several sources. that to be announced formally by the transition sometime soon and that would be the third general in the top echelon of the emerging trump administration indicating his preference for military experience, expertise, and accountability. thank you stop number two for president-elect donald trump was in north carolina, where he spoke of maintaining military mite on the eve of the 75
anniversary of pearl harbor. >> we seek peace through strength. >> reporter: mr. trump brought to the stage his choice for secretary of defense, retired marine corps general nams mjame mattis. >> i look forward to be a civilian leader as long as congress gives me the waiver. >> reporter: he retired in 2013 so congress must wave the law of preventing a person to be appointed as secretary of defense within seven years after relief. >> oh, if he didn't get that waiver, there would with be a lot of angry people. >> reporter: earlier, mr. trump appeared in the trump tower lobby with japanese billionaire and soft bank ceo sung who pledged to eventually invest $50 billion in u.s. start-ups and creating 50,000 jobs over many years. the president-elect also
criticized u.s. aerospace giant boeing for a multibillion dollar project to build new air force one jets. >> we want boeing to make a lot of money but not that much money. >> reporter: the air force contracted with boeing last year to begin designing replacement aircraft set for delivery in 2024. >> it's time to bring air force one into the 21st century. >> reporter: mark rosenker saw upgrade to the fleets after the 9/11 terrorist attacks. though, mr. trump is fond of his personal 757 jet, that craft cannot refuel in mid air, deflect missiles, or serve as a flying oval office. >> to set the 757 for that capability would be extremely difficult and expensive. >> the flap with boeing start with a tweet yesterday morning and came 22 minutes after the "chicago tribune" posted an article highlighting differences between mr. trump and boeing's ceo when it comes to the subject of trade with china. the exact price tag on the
upgraded aircraft fleet for air force one is unclear. boeing released a statement yesterday saying the company is currently contracted for $170 million to develop a new fleet and looks forward to working with the air force to deliver, quote, the best planes for the best value for the american taxpayer. charlie? >> thanks, major. president obama says reversing course in the fight against terror could put national security in jeopardy. the president defended his counterterrorism strategy yesterday at macdill air force base in florida. that was his last major national security speech as commander in chief. >> that hit us, rather offer false promises that we can eliminate terrorism by dropping more bombs or defending more troops or fencing ourselves off from the rest of the world. we have to take a long view of the terrorist threat and we have to pursue a smart strategy that can be sustained. >> the president said terror
suspects should face justice instead of torture. he pointed out that he will be the first president to serve two full terms during war time. a speech at texas a&m by the leader of a white nationalist organization brought out hundreds of protesters last pthe students held signs and chanted as they gathered outside the campus building where richard spencer was speaking. spencer gained attention during the presidential campaign. this shows him celebrating the election results and declaring hail trump. anna werner is here with the school's reaction. >> reporter: good morning. administrators at texas a&m say they did not invite richard spencer, that he was invited by a private citizen who rented a public room. the university told cbs news the booking shocked them, but texas a&m maintains it was their obligation as educators to honor the first amendment. state police in riot gear pushed back against protesters at texas a&m university tuesday night.
they stood to oppose the white nationalist agenda and richard spencer. >> this country does belong to white people. >> reporter: spencer's key note and question and answer question were interrupted several times. >> he then answered. >> reporter: when this woman asked for further explanation of the so-called alt-right group's objectives then overpowered her and toot microphone away. the southern poverty law center calls spencer, quote, a kind of professional racist in khakis. >> hail trump! hail our people and hail victory. >> reporter: last month, spencer delivered a speech blocks from the white house when elicited nation nazi salutes. >> we denounce all of the hatred and force the rejection of inclusion and isolation. >> last night, spencer called the president-elect, quote, a
kind of alt-right hero. at a competing stadium event dubbed aggies united. >> we can understand the difference between hate and love. >> reporter: university leaders called spencer's appearance reprehensible. >> we did not invite him here. we did not want him here and we made our voices known as well. >> reporter: campus police said two people were arrested last night. they were on campus for the event and are not students at the university. charlie? >> anna, thanks. breaking news from northern pakistan where an official says an airliner crashed this morning. the plane belonging to pakistan international airline apparently went down shortly after it took off from the city of kittral and 40 people on board and no information on casualties. >> thank you, charlie. passengers on a southwest flight to houston had a scare last night. oxygen masks deployed before the boeing 737 made an emergency landing in jackson, mississippi. the airline blamed a potential
pressurization issue on that. one passenger said his wife's nose started bleeding and she still couldn't hear well after they landed. passengers were delayed for a few hours before taking off for houston. a louisiana sheriff defends his investigation of the death of former nfl player joe mcknight. ahead, why he says it took so long to charge the man who admitted pulling the trigger. first, it's time to announcer: this portion of "cbs this morning" sponsored by walgreens. at the corner of happy and
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good morning, i'm rahel solomon. police are searching for the suspects robbed a woman in south philadelphia and then dragged her with his car. they captured this video from oregon avenue november 27th. victim chases man grabbed her pocketbook and hangs on as he drives away. if you recognize that suspect or vehicle call police. lets check the forecast with meteorologist katie fehlinger. >> we are expect to go see chilly air settle into the delaware valley here in the next couple days but for now we're above average for one more day here. we are waiting on arctic air to move in. once it does temperatures will start to fall to 10 degrees below seasonal average. how toss that reflect on the thermometer? well, at best we will hit the 40 degrees on try, as well as saturday, factor this is wind and friday may in the feel
much better than 20's but certainly a chill waits in the wings. meisha, over to you. >> katie, thank you so much. what we are looking at right now in mass transit new jersey river line is 15 behind delayed right now plus we have an accident out there new jersey turnpike northbound atwood row wilson service area on and off ramps are closed and another 1295 northbound, before delran, that left lane is still block, quick peak outside 42 freeway northbound at creek road you can see what you have right there approaching 295, eight on the schuylkill, four on 295 and 41 on the vine, rahel. >> meisha, thank you. next update 7:55. up next this morning, how a fake news story affecting the trump transition staff. i'm rahel solomon. make it a
♪ the supreme court has ruled that samsung did not violate aemae apple's patent on smartphone partiularly. did not. the justice said it's clear that samsung came up with a phone bursting into flames all by themselves. pure samsung. >> no fun if it happens to you. >> that's right. welcome back to "cbs this morning." coming up in this half hour, fallout from the so-called pizza gate controversy hits donald trump's transition team. the son of mr. trump's choice for national security adviser has resigned. his connection to a fake news story that led to a shooting. responding to the backlash over the charges in joe mcknight's death. a louisiana sheriff defends the investigation into the killing of the former nfl player. ahead, new details of how the apparent road rage encounter
played out on. time to show you some of the morning's headlines from around the globe. "the washington post" quotes a union leader who said donald trump lied about the number of jobs he saved at carrier. last week, the president-elect told workers at the indianapolis factory that he had stopped 1,100 jobs from going to mexico. carrier told the union the actual number of union jobs saved is 730. trump's staff was asked to comment but did not respond. britain's "guardian" says the head of a bolivian charteder airline involved in a crash is in custody and could face manslaughter charges. investigators think the plane ran out of fuel before it crashed last week in colombia killing 71. many of the victims belonged to a brazilian soccer team. a bolivian air traffic controller fled to brazil. officials in bolivia are demanding her return. the "new york post" says that actress sofia vergara is sued by her own embryos.
a right to live lawsuit was filed against vergara. her representative could not be reached for comment about this. the lawyer for the man charged with killing a former nfl player wants the suspect's bond reduced. ronald gasser was charged with manslaughter in the shooting death of joe mcnight. he was initially released after the shooting, causing outrage in the community. the sheriff lashed out at people who directed heat-filled messages to officials who he says were only trying to do their job. jericka duncan is outside on the sheriff's office in harvey, louisiana. good morning. >> reporter: good morning. the sheriff says he and his deputies conducted over 160 interviews and reenacted that crime scene multiple times and he said it was that that helped the official determine what they believe were the moments leading up to the death of joe mcknight last thursday. >> for those who have criticized
the men and women of this organization in the strategy, decisions, that we made relative to that -- tough! >> reporter: a defensive sheriff newell norman lashed out to critics of his office for waiting four days to arrest ronald gasser, the man who authorities say admitted to pulling the trigger in the death of joe mcknight. gasser was questioned, then released last week. a move that enraged local activists. on tuesday the sheriff read some of the messages directed to city officials who supported his strategy. >> it's not fair for him to be called you punk [ bleep ] uncle tom [ bleep ] we saw you sell out to them you rat [ bleep ] punk. >> reporter: can you explain why you felt the need to read some of those foul comments? >> we are castigating people that are trying to do the right thing? threatening them? this one is not the worst one.
>> reporter: but does it change anything, you reading those comments, especially -- >> yeah. i hope it gets everybody to realize how crazy we are getting! >> reporter: investigators now believe the incident began on or near new orleans crescent city connection where both individuals were driving erratically. at some point mcnight possibly cut gasser off and the two men became involved in verbal altercations and zipping around vehicles before coming to a stop at a red light in the suburb of terry town. >> mr. mcnight exits his car and goes to mr. gasser's car. there continues to be a verbal altercation. mr. gasser pulls his weapon and fires three shots. >> reporter: cbs news legal analyst rikki klieman says if the case is decided by a jury, gasser would want jurors to believe he acted in self-defense. >> there are many people who might say, hey, wait a minute. the victim wasn't armed.
the victim didn't present a threat of death or serious bodily harm. >> reporter: the sheriff says mcknight did have a gun in the car but there is no evidence that he actually threatened gasser with it. now here in louisiana, the use of deadly force is justifiable if someone unlawfully tries to enter a vehicle. as for gasser, if convicted of manslaughter, he is facing up to 40 years in prison. >> thank you, jericka duncan. you were asking a question a lot of people were thinking about those tweets. a member of donald trump's transition team is out this morning after he spread fake news on twitter. national security adviser designee michael flynn and his son have shared funny news articles online. the son resigned yesterday after a same story he promoted inspired a man to fire a rifle inside a washington restaurant where customers were eating. trip reid is here with more. >> reporter: good morning. just 24 hours ago, the younger
michael flynn had an advisory role with his father, helping the transition team's national security staff. he even had an official e-mail address. not any more. >> michael flynn jr. is no long associated with general flynn's efforts or with the transition team. >> reporter: on tuesday, trump transition leader and vice president-elect mike pence tried to deflect questions about a security clearance for flynn's son. >> in talking with general flynn today, he made me aware that his son was assisting him in scheduling. >> reporter: and that you put in for security clearance? >> whatever the appropriate paper work was to assist him. >> reporter: the younger flynn seen here last month at trump tower with his father has repeatedly tweeted fake news stories. in march he tweeted a story allegedly that senator marco rubio was a drug user but the tweets that got flynn in trouble was his promotion of the pizza state conspiracy alleging that
hillary clinton was involved in a child sex trafficking ring and headquartered here in a washington, d.c. pizzeria. on sunday, 28-year-old edgar welsh entered the pizzeria and fired shots from a semiautomatic rifle. he told police he drove from north carolina to rescue child victims but surrendered when he realized there were none. flynn's father, retired lieutenant general michael flynn, trump's choice for national security adviser, has also used twitter to promote fake stores. days before the election he tweeted that clinton was tied to sex crimes against children. adam shift, the shop democrat on the howls intelligence committee released this statement writing that trump's people has been willing to peddle complete fabrications for little regard for their dangerous consequences. >> we reached out to the trump campaign and general flynn for comment but we did not get a response. and cbs news has learned that general flynn, who will be national security adviser in the trump administration, will meet
with susan rice, president obama's national security adviser today, at the white house. >> very interesting. chip, thank you so much. some of the last survivors of pearl harbor are back there this morning. ahead, they share stories about the attack that brought the u.s. into world war ii and why it's still important for all of us to remember. we invite you to subscribe to our "cbs this morning" podcast. you're going to gets news of the day and extended interviews and podcast originals and find them on itunes and apple's podcast app. we will be right back. to severe plaque psoriasis, isn't it time to let the real you shine through? introducing otezla (apremilast). otezla is not an injection or a cream. it's a pill that treats plaque psoriasis differently.
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on japan following the attack on pearl harbor. today marks the 75th anniversary of japan's surprise assault that draw america into world war ii. survivors will attend commemorative memories to honor those who died. john blackstone is in hawaii where survives and family ne members are looking back. >> reporter: this memorial that sits over the "uss arizona is the backdrop for the main ceremony here today. but for the survivors returning here after 75 years, there are other less famous places in pearl harbor that hold great significance and terrible memories. ♪ ♪ >> reporter: a few hundred yards from the arizona, a small group gathered at sunset to remember the men who served on the "uss utah." the rusting wreckage of the "utah" remains in the exact spot at pearl harbor where it went
down hit by two japanese torpedos. 58 died but more than 200 crew members survived and here is one of only six remaining. how did you make it off the ship? >> i swam. see. i was sleeping down on the side here and the torpedo. >> reporter: you were asleep when the posterior tee dough hit? >> yes. i was on watch and i stayed up all night. >> reporter: the ceremony here honors not just those killed on the oil utah" but many of the survivors who, in death, chose to be with their ship mates. their ashes placed in the wreckage. tonya wardock's grandfather died three years ago. look out there and your grandfather's ashes are out there. what is that like? >> it's surreal and we promised we would take him home. that is his home and where he wanted to be. >> reporter: the veterans returning for this 75 anniversary are now mostly in their 90s. their numbers dwindling, some call it the last reunion.
>> welcome these gentlemen back. >> reporter: benny had returned with several generations of their families determined to share their story. >> i saw the "oklahoma" going lower. he took about 160 men with her that day. >> reporter: the organization wish of a lifetime helped 93-year-old mel heckman come back with four generations of his family. his grandson robert. >> being here and sharing this spot with him, it's a blessing and it's a once in a lifetime blessing. >> reporter: for those serving today, the aging veterans serve as an inspiration. >> when i walk up to them in my uniform as a three-star general, they immediately try to stand up or salute me. and i have to tell them, please, i'm honoring you. the honor is mine! >> reporter: japanese prime minister shinzo abe has announced he is visiting pearl
harbor late in december to meet president obama here but a spokesman for the prime minister made it clear he is paying respect for the dead and not apologize what happened here 75 years ago. gayle? >> thank you very much, john. it's such a touching ceremony. i know six are living and to hear so many of them want to go back there when it's time to be buried. >> oh, yeah. i wish i was there and i think it's a nice thing that so many organizations have helped these veterans and their families coming for what some are calling this last reunion. incredibly. >> they can care it with their families is incredible. vice president joe biden said he'll be more popular if he doesn't run for president. on
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good morning, i'm joe holden. cherry hill police are hoping the public can help them identify a suspect, in a brazen, atm robbery. the man is accused of robbing a would map using an atm at the navy federal credit union on route 38 monday night. the victim for the off the suspect but he got away with her cash. if you recognize that man you are asked to call the police. lets send it over to katie fehlinger in the eyewitness weather center. >> we are expect to go see some very chilly air settle into the delaware valley here in the next couple days but for now we are above average for one shore take here. we are waiting on arctic air to move in. once it does temperatures will be falling to about 10 degrees below their seasonal average. how does that reflect on the thermometer? at best we will hit 40 degrees
on try and at day. factor in the wind and friday may not feel much better than 20's but certainly a chill waits in the wings. meisha, over to you. >> all right, katie, thank very much. we are looking outside, we have a disable tractor trailer 59 north the washington avenue block ago this left lane. slow moving around that area and an accident route 55 southbound at route 471 lane blocked there and a accident on 295 that has thousand since cleared but there is activity new jersey turnpike northbound atwood row wilson service area on and off ramps are still closed and that area and pretty jammed at ben franklin bridge pushing in the westbound direction, joe. >> meisha, thank you. our next update 8:25. coming up on cbs this morning how america is honoring those who gave their lives at peripheral harbor. i'm joe holden good
♪ it is wednesday, december 7th, 2016. welcome back to "cbs this morning." there is more real news ahead, including the best places to work. first on "cbs this morning," the ceo of glass door has a new list based on comments from real workers. here is the question. is your company on the list? first, here's a look at today's "eye opener" at 8:00. >> people here are waking up to single digits and what you see here, snow drifts and there is more snow in the forecast. >> this is really our first, you know, cold outbreak of the season. it's got an arctic element to it. >> 6.5 earthquake rocked the island of sumatra, flattening buildings and sparking a frantic rescue effort. >> last night the mayor started to answer questions about
possible inspection fails urs here at the oakland warehouse. >> a plane crashed in pakistan. >> a trump tweet came 22 minutes after the "chicago tribune" posted an article highlighting differences between mr. trump and boeing's ceo when it comes to the subject of trade with china. >> the younger michael flynn had an advisory role with the transition's team security staff. not any more. >> administrators at texas a&m say they did not invite richard spencer. he was invited by a private citizen. the cleveland cavaliers have announced half of their players will not stay at a trump hotel out of protest and to drive the point home, they are going to stay in the woods with hillary clinton. announcer: this portion of "cbs this morning" sponsored by hepsi hope. i'm charlie rose with gayle king and norah o'donnell. president-elect donald trump has
chosen two more top officials for his team. cbs news confirms governor terry branstad will be named the next ambassador to china and marine corps general john kelly nominated to be secretary of homeland security. at last night's thank you rally in north carolina, mr. trump formally announced retired marine general james mattis as his choice for secretary of defense. earlier, mr. trump and the ceo of soft bank announced the japanese company will invest 50 billion dollars in the united states. now, they claim the investment will create 50,000 jobs. there is no time line for when that investment will start. also, no word on how long it will take to create those jobs. the money will come from the vision fund that was created to invest billions globally in technology. saudi arabia is the lead investment partner in the fund. >> a house committee has agreed to spend $7 million to help new york city pail for the president-elect's security costs but the number is far short of
the $35 million the city asked for. the new york mayor bill deblasio tweeted. d.c. must step up to pay us back what we are owed. syrian government troops are pushing deeper into the parts of aleppo and reports this morning from inside syria indicates some rebel groups are calling for a truce. the battle has left hundreds of aleppo residents dead. tens of thousands of families have fled. debora patta found one family who never left and never gave up hope. >> reporter: it's now been five years since the war divided aleppo. splitting the rebel-held east from the government-controlled west. and ranging families apart in the process.
mohammed dockman cannot contain himself. this is the first time he's seen his mother in five years! my soul, she sobs, you are everything to me, my son! another son joins in. they remained in rebel-held eastern aleppo and three sons and their families lived in the government-controlled west. her sons joined the syrian army. their uniform marking them as enemies of the opposition. visiting their mother in rebel-held territory became impossible. dockman knew that the bombs unleashed by the opposition of the army he serves rained down on the home of his mother. all the time, i was helpless, he told us. i was constantly thinking i would lose her. in the five long years, much has changed. the neighborhood they grew up in is now unrecognizable, but for a
brief moment, the horrors of war are put aside and she gets to know the grandchildren she has never met. finally, it's time to go home together. for "cbs this morning: saturday," debora patta, aleppo. >> horrors just begin to describe this insanity. >> it shows you really how all pain is the same. people want the best for their families and have a good life. you look at the pictures and it's very heart breaking to see. >> indeed. we are following this morning a dangerous winter storm that is battering parts of the country's midsection with blizzard conditions. blinding snow blanketed boulder, colorado, overnight. the conditions triggered crashes and emergency responses. nearly all of a major interstate stretching across north dakota is closed. people braved single digit temperatures to dig out their drivewayses and cold air will move from west to east throughout the week. >> the chief executive of job and recruiting website glass
door says choosing where to work is one of life's most important decisions. choose carefully. this morning, the site announced its 2017 employees choice awards for the best plays to work and it's based on more than 2 million company reviews. employees do this reading and they rate things like benefit, pay, and work/life balance. fifth place is worldwide technology. an innovative tech company and google fourth and third is boston consulting group a global management firm. second place is facebook. the world's largest social network. the best place to work, drum roll, please, is consulting firm bane and company. robert hohman is the ceo and he joins us at the table. great news for bain. on the list the past nine years. so has apple and google. those three companies are the only three that have made the list every nine years. but why is bain number one? >> not only have they made the
list all nine years but won three times. no other company has done it. >> most people don't know what bain is, i think. >> i know. they are a management consulting firm. so they hire supersmart people to help other companies solve their hardest problems is what they do and what employees will tell you when you read up on glass door about what it's like to work there is they love that aspect of it. they get to come together as a really smart team with other smart people, parachute in on a really hard problem that a company is facing and then move on to the next one. they love the fact that bain is very much a place where you work hard, you are rewarded. >> is bain that mitt romney is associated with? >> bain capital is associated with bain but this is the consulting arm. >> facebook, number two. what did they say about that company? >> what people love about facebook is how incredibly mission-driven it is opinion besides that, only a couple of companies on the planet where if what makes you happy is knowing
you're affecting literally billions of people, you're talking google, you're talking facebook. only a couple of like that. they talk about that. in many ways, that is an engineer's version of fame is working at facebook. >> where is apple in all of that? >>. >> apple fits that bill but struggled the last couple of years but fallen through the ranks over the year and i think apple continues to struggle to find its footing but still a great place to work. >> any industrial companies on the list? >> yeah. clorox makes the list. nstle purina pet care makes the list. one of my favorites is in-n-out burger. >> the only fast food chain on the list. >> what makes a company attractive to work for? other than being proud of the product? >> yeah. so one of the unique things we can do -- so stepping back. a bit of context. glass door is one of the largest job sites where people can come to find a job. what is unique people tell us what are the best parts of
working for their company and what parts they wish they could change. which means we do get to look at the common themes that run through that. what makes a company great is amazing communication. everyone understanding what the mountain is we are trying to climb so they can get in line behind it. there is a really clear goal. frequently, iconic leader. a very strong person driving the troops in the front whether that is mark zuckerberg or larry cook. >> our ryan here at this team. >> they are all very unique, you know? their stories come out. >> what i would think would be highest on the list is the people you get to work with. >> it is. >> they are giving, they are smart, they are sharing and collaborative and supportive. >> do you think about your own experience? >> actually, i was. >> yeah. >> smart people is near the top of the list. pay and benefits also is up there. >> everybody always says pay and benefits and quality of life. i love google. this is as good as it gets. sales force, that is mark's
company. we know him. we have fun. 34 costco people matter here. i love the simplicity of that that people matter here. >> yeah. the alignment of a mission-driven culture where people feel like what they are doing. you're not making me trade off my work and my philanthropy but you're aligning it for me and my work is changing the world and i feel the company values us and gives back. >> and listens to us. >> yes. >> go back to in-n-out burger because the only fast food chain that made the list. >> it's a hard job. >> they have good burgers. >> they have amazing burgers. anybody who has walked in an in-n-out you know a special vibe there and people seem to be enjoying their work. they talk about great training programs. the ability to move and grow. >> can you make the argument there is a direct one-to-one correlation between where people want to work and value and profit? >> this is fascinating.
>> good question! >> are you family with charlie rose? >> i am familiar with charlie rose. >> go ahead. sorry. >> it is a good question, charlie. very well done. so there has long been known that there is a correlation between employee satisfaction and stock performance. what has not been known is whether it's causality. meaning they are related but do happy employees actually create economic value? the last three or four years the first research is out from universities that they do. >> yeah. i believe that. >> i called the southwest effect. >> i believe in that. >> if you travel the southwest you know what i'm talking about. >> i get it. >> it's different and creates value. you have a better experience. >> thank you, robert hohman. i wonder what they say about you at your company? we like you! we like you, robert hohman. >> thank you. >> thank you for coming. we appreciate it. >> thank you. are potentially harmful chemicals leaking out of your baby's teething ring? that doesn't sound good.
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is surprisingly little research done on this. researchers took 59 different teethers in this study 2 different brands and they found that there was essentially a range of 26 different types of chemistry of concern, that leaked out of these teethers. including bpa which, as you mentioned, even all though labeled bpa free and nontoxic but had low levels of chemicals but still concern that babies are absorbing these. >> you've got a baby in the house. what did you think when you heard this? >> i was not happy because i have about four different types of teethers in my freezer which i will now be getting rid of. >> what do people do? they don't name brands. >> no, they don't. the experts we spoke to suggested just avoid these terges teethers and use homopathic and home-grown remedies like a frozen wash clock, a frozen carrot. there are teethers made of wood or organic confront can be used as well. >> frozen bagel is a good one.
bpa, what does bpa do if it gets into chala child's concern. >> >> they mimic or disrupt the natural occurring hormones in the body like estrogen, and thyroid hormones. the concern they can cause neurological development and reproductive effects in growing infants. >> is it only in growing infants and not in adolescents or adults? >> i don't think we know the answer to that we. as far as what we do, the fda reviewed 300 studies in 2014 and say bpa in our current supply that we get from our food packaging is safe. but we really don't have a lot of great research. we don't have a lot of studies, especially on infants and adolescents. i think that the jury is still out on this. >> i like the frozen eggo suggestion. let go of my eggo. a carrot, you're not concerned about them biting and choking on it?
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>> so cute walking. i love the back shot of good morning, i'm rahel solomon, a philadelphia police officer is being honored today for his bravery on the job. officer jesse hartnett will receive department's sergeant robert wilson valor award. he was shot several times during an ambush in cobbs creek last january, and managed to shoot suspect even after he was shot. dozens of other officers will also be recognized for bravery and heroism today. lets check the forecast with meteorologist katie fehlinger in the weather center. >> and you know, we expect to see eventually some receipt i chilly air settle in, but for now things are quiet but next big weather head line is in fact going to be the fact that chillies settling this. thees sessionally weekend with temperatures about 10 degrees below seasonal average, wind speed upwards of 20 miles an hour that means pretty vicious wind chill, and
a.m. wind chills no better than teens and through afternoon it went feel much more than the 20's. so very, very cold air waiting for us here, for now though high is 52, not as cold obviously and we will see some sun with time here. as night progresses just a few clouds and cold, down to 34 degrees but then coming up again take a look at 40 degrees best we can muster up for friday and saturday at least we will ray bound in next week when our next round have rain coming along, over to you. >> thanks very much. it is getting better out identify but we will still busy. 202 southbound near valley forge road that left lane is compromise and you can see activity going on as well as people outside their vehicles. whenever we have people outside their vehicles be extra careful not to mention all of the residual delays. disable truck 95 north at washington avenue block ago this left lane that is still block there and also just a remine new jersey turnpike northbound atwood row wilson service area that right lane is still block with on and off ramps are now reopened, back
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if squirrels had a most wanted list, this little guy would be on it. here it is. girl 0 or boy we are not sure stealing a christmas light and 150 that he swiped in 24 hours! seattle neighbors call it the ball bandit. the squirrel mistakenly the bulbs for food. i think it's a boy. it's not girls. we don't want bulbs but it's funny and a clever squirrel. welcome back to "cbs this morning." in this half hour, donald trump's tweets and big companies react. we will ask the "wall street journal" financial editor about the fallout. >> helen mirren in the role of "death" she is here in studio 57 and ahead why she believes this
movie is profound and how she managed to find humor in a subject that should be deadly serious. time to show you some of the morning's headlines from around the globe. a business insider says chris christie broke a record. he has the lowest approval ratings for any state governor in more than 20 years. quinnipiac poll shows 77% of new jersey voters disprove of the job christie is doing. most say he is dishons. his reputation was tarnished when he was linked to the so-called bridgegate scandal. >> bob dole, the former senator and presidential candidate is a lobbyist at a law firm. according to disclosure documents, dole coordinated meetings between mr. trump's advisers and official in taiwan. the firm received 140,000 dollars for the work. time.com says beauty products marketed to black women are more likely to contain harmful chemicals. yikes. researchers for a nonprofit
group say 40% of product for the general public are in the low hazard category. but only 25% of products for black women get that rating. some of the ingredients have been linked to reproductive damage and cancer. an industry group says the research is flawed. that doesn't make me feel so good. president-elect trump said this morning he and boeing will work out a dispute over the price of a new air force one. mr. trump tweeted yesterday costs are out of control, more than $4 billion. he said the order should be cancelled. the two planes that serve as air force one are more than 25 years old. the air force called on boeing last year to begin designing replacement aircraft to be delivered in eight years. >> boeing responded to mr. trump in a statement that it is currently under contract for 170 million dollars to determine a plan for the planes. boeing's stock price fell when the markets opened, then bounced back. a financial editor of welcome welcome is with us. should the president be negotiating with boeing about
the price of an airplane? >> the president-elect. >> he is not even in office yet and do doing his thing. it depends how you view it as politics. you could say he is setting the stage for a president who is going to say i don't want to pay certain prices. but then again, you get to the constitutional issue of whether that is appropriate or not. >> for the president-elect? >> yes. >> but my question even the larger question i meant when he is president, don't we want the president doing other things and let other people negotiate the price of a plane? i assume it plays well with in the country because it looks like somebody is worried about spending, it looks like somebody is worried about jobs and all of those things. >> i got to share my gut reaction which was $4 billion that is a lot for one plane even if it is a great plane. >> the fact first. it is not $4 billion. let's be clear. >> it is not $4 billion. it's a service contract over many years and specifications created by the government itself. i think as a matter of rhetoric and communication you have to -- whether you agree with trump's politics or not he is doing a pretty good job of setting the terms of engage tengagement i
don't want to pay a lot of money and renegotiate with china and do everything i can to fight for jobs and a lot of issues the way he is doing it but he is setting the communication pretty clear. >> one issue might be tweeting as much as he does? >> why hasn't donald trump had a press conference? that has not happened. he is keeping control of the message and that is, again, it's -- >> what impact is it having on the stock market? >> hey, stock market never been better. >> i know. >> right? >> dow -- >> what is the cause sayinaigs ? >> you believe growth is coming and regulation is being taken off the books, and, you know, buy stocks, sell bonds. the bond market -- >> the reserve -- >> right. if you believe growth is coming and that is another big question, then buy stocks. >> do you think this is the way to run a railroad through tweeting as opposed to having a press conference? what is your gut reaction to that? >> i'll give you my gut reaction. >> yeah. >> what is it? >> that we created a country of rule of law and not a rule of men. and even if you do agree sort of
emotionally with what trump is saying, via tweets or whatever he is doing. >> a lot of people apparently do. >> there should be a path by which not one person controls what happened in the country whether it relates to one company or any one issue and why we have a congress and why we have -- >> let's talk about your -- let's talk about reporting. >> sure. >> i'm pretty sure i read it this morning in your paep. i read five papers. it said in your paper that corporate america, though, is reacting to this pretty negatively what they did with boeing. why? >> i think that is the drainianf this if you believe what he is saying. if you're in the cross-hairs of the president and he can tweet and bring popular opinion against us, that is a dangerous place to be. the facts of the matter might be entirely different than what he is saying. and there should be methods and a process. it's not -- it's not -- easy or efficient but it is the way the u.s. is supposed to work which is that there is a rule of law. >> is the deal with carrier a shakedown? >> your paper called it so. >> editorial board. we try to stay -- >> i understand. >> the argument is is that
editorial board's view was that there is no particular reason why any person or government should be telling business people what to do and those who have their money on the line and jobs on the line are the best allocators of capital. >> what about the president-elect's idea that if a company closes factories, therefore, causing job loss, moves overseas and makes products overseas, if they bring those products back in, they will be imposed a huge tax. >> i proposed a 35% tariff on that. it becomes a question of free markets or not. declaration of independence, one of its grievances against king george was the right for free trade. >> what that is using the tax code as either punishment or in other cases as an incentive. >> i try to stay out of politic but what i would say, if congress -- >> too late, dennis. >> we are all being sucked in. if congress wants to enact that tariff law, then congress should have the right to do. one person who tweets that does seem a bit of a step too far.
>> what about the announcement by the chinese company softbank. 50 billion dollar investment in u.s. tech companies and saying 50,000 jobs. >> again, here details are kind of important. they already said they were going to spend this money largely in venture capital investing and keep in mind this is the hundred billion dollars is from the saudis. and what did donald trump say? >> invested in his fund. >> investing in his fund. i think donald trump has been masterful at recasting the question of jobs and that is very important to americans. the question each individual has to make the choice. do i feel right about the way he is doing? >> once again, he is the center of the conversation. does he ever have time to sleep is what i wonder. >> i guesses perhaps on his luxury air force one newly redesigned. >> thank you, dennis. >> thank you. helen mirren plays an unusual role in her new movie. listen to this cast. it's all-star. will smith, kate winslet and
i'm not very good at that. i never have been. i prefer to keep my feelings to myself. foolishly, i believe that is what the people wanted from their queen. not to make a fuss, nor wear one's heart on one's sleeve. duty first. self, second. that's how i was brought up. >> helen mirren won an oscar for playing "the queen." i feel like i have to sit up straight in your presence, madam. >> no. >> no slouching here. her acting career began on the british stage when she played "cleopatra." and "age of consent." and starred in "madness of king george." and "calendar girls" "red" and many rgeothers. she scored a tony in broadway's "the audience."
>> her newest movie is "collateral beauty" and features her in the role of death. her character helps a grieving father played by will smith to cope with a devastating loss. >> they grieved. darks. they grieve and they fully understand death. you called me a paper tiger in the letter you wrote me. you had i was pathetic. you don't remember? you went on about middle management, making a deal, paper tiger? oh, it wasn't that long ago! >> where did you get that? who are you? >> who did you write the letter to? >> i wrote the letter to death. >> nice to meet you. >> well!
we welcome helen mirren to studio 57. hello, death! >> yes, hello. nice to see you! >> you look so good! >> explain this role to us. >> oh, well, this is a very difficult film to explain. and actually, i have to say that is what drew me to the script in the first place. reading it, i thought i have never read anything like this before. this is kind of extraordinary. and it's going to be very difficult to get it right. it will either be a complete disaster, fall under the rocks and crash and burn or it will be kind of wonderful and very special. and i'm hoping that it went the very special route. but any way. we play -- it's about finding -- finding your way back to life in the darkest of moments, and i thought it's very interesting watching that piece about aleppo and the family in aleppo. >> yes. >> and finding that light in the midst of incredible darkness, the love of a family. and that is basically what the
phrase "collateral beauty" kind of means. it's very deep. but -- and it's serious. and i get to play the very comedic role of death. >> that struck me too. i'm going to fall on the side of it's kind of wonderful. i agree, helen. i had never seen anything like it. you see at the end of the movie, tears just streaming down your face because of the beauty of what you've just seen on the screen. but you somehow have managed to make death funny. which also sprefurprised me in middle of all of this. >> i thought that was important. not that makeup funny but i think it came out on funny in the end. but alive as possible. i said what do you mean you want me to play death? you want me to play love or power or something else? >> will smith has lost his 6-year-old daughter. we should give some context to this. >> and the way he deals with writing the letters to the
universe. >> about time and death. >> which apparently is quite a common thing when people are confronting such unbelievable, deep, deep challenges. and there is a feeling of why, why this is happening to me, what is life all about if it has to incorporate such incredible pain? and, apparently, people do sometimes write letters. >> somebody once said how do i know what i think until i see what i write? >> yes, absolutely. >> some comparison are being made between this and "it's a wonderful life." >> that is the most wonderful comparison to have. certainly i think there is a feeling that we want people -- it's very much a film for the christmas period. it's about family. as much as anything. it's about love. as much as anything. and it's all shot in new york last christmas. we shot it last winter. so it is very much, you know,
hopefully a christmas movie. >> i can't get over your cast. kate winslet said this about you. you can talk to helen about anything, from boobs to boys and work what we are going to drink for cocktail hour. she is everyone's friend and out of control sexy and beautiful and we all wanted to make out with her. >> oh! pnaughty girl! >> but it is true. true in the sense that you have looked ahead some 20 years ago to what a great life would be, you would be sort of the life you've lived. >> oh, absolutely. and my husband and i -- >> taylor branch? >> yes. was saying exactly that. my god, we are so unbelievably fortunate and we are and no two ways about that. so, you know -- but, you know, there is always challenges in life. and as you get older, you know, i think they come more often.
probably simply because you've lived on this planet for a longer time. >> you're in the calendar of sexy women. i know you don't want to use the word sexy but, damn it, you are. >> well, i want to find another word, you know? somehow it incorporates that in a sexual way. p>> what is that word, helen? >> i don't know. i'm thinking for it. >> damn fine! >> damn fine, you are! beautifully done. thank you for coming today "collateral beauty" opens in theaters next friday. please run and don't walk to watch this movie and take your children too. do you like this song that is heard tonight? a theme for your movie, that song. >> yes. >> front man ryan teter talks about the moment he first saw "collateral beauty" which features his song. did you write this song for the movie or did you write this for the album? >> no, i wrote this for the am bum and then i went and saw the
movie two weeks before the album came out or the week of and was crying. as i said earlier, i'm not a crier. >> through the movie? >> yes. i told the tv guys we have to get this. it sounds like i wrote this song for the film. >> so true, too. god, he is great too! you don't want to miss our story on monday right here on "cbs this morning." >> do you remember the first time you put your feet in snow? up next, a polar bear's first encounter with the white stuff. >> what is her name, norah? >> this polar bear is actually named norah! you're watching "cbs this morning."
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